Essex v West Indians
West Indies in England 1939
VenueCounty Ground, Chelmsford on 31st May, 1st June 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWest Indians won by 2 wickets
UmpiresD Hendren, CV Tarbox
Close of play day 1West Indians (1) 219 all out

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LC Eastmanb Martindale32      
AV Averylbw b Constantine24      
+TH Wadelbw b Constantine12      
J O'Connorb Constantine2      
MS Nicholsc Barrow b Constantine42      
RM Taylorb Constantine1      
*JWA Stephensonc Williams b Cameron3      
JN Dennisb Constantine2      
DF Cocknot out26      
TPB Smithc Barrow b Constantine0      
R Smithc Grant b Cameron8      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(all out, 43.2 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-51, 2-66, 3-68, 4-75, 5-79, 6-88, 7-90, 8-145, 9-145, 10-158 (43.2 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martindale11   1491--
Williams4   0270--
Constantine14   0497--
Grant1   040--

West Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Stollmeyerlbw b TPB Smith41      
HP Bayleylbw b R Smith3      
GA Headleynot out116      
JED Sealyrun out1      
*RS Grantrun out1      
LN Constantinest Wade b Taylor8      
JH Cameronlbw b TPB Smith8      
+IM Barrowb Taylor12      
EAV Williamsb TPB Smith21      
EA Martindalelbw b Eastman1      
CB Clarkeb TPB Smith0      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 49.7 overs)219
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-103, 3-104, 4-112, 5-120, 6-129, 7-166, 8-215, 9-216, 10-219 (49.7 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols5   0140--
R Smith8   3321--
Stephenson5   1160--
TPB Smith19.72784--
Taylor8   0592--
Eastman4   1131--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LC Eastmanc Williams b Martindale17      
AV Averylbw b Williams55      
+TH Wadeb Clarke55      
J O'Connorlbw b Constantine9      
MS Nicholslbw b Constantine6      
RM Taylorlbw b Constantine2      
*JWA Stephensonnot out18      
JN Dennisb Constantine0      
DF Cockb Clarke25      
TPB Smithc Headley b Constantine0      
R Smithc Grant b Constantine3      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 50.3 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-127, 3-131, 4-144, 5-147, 6-148, 7-148, 8-189, 9-190, 10-194 (50.3 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martindale9   1421--
Williams6   1281--
Cameron13   4350--
Clarke8   0432--

West Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Stollmeyerb Taylor34      
HP Bayleylbw b R Smith3      
GA Headleynot out48      
JED Sealylbw b TPB Smith9      
*RS Grantb TPB Smith2      
LN Constantineb Nichols14      
EAV Williamsc Wade b TPB Smith0      
JH Cameronlbw b Nichols0      
+IM Barrowrun out12      
EA Martindalenot out8      
CB Clarkedid not bat      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(8 wickets, 37.7 overs)134
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-55, 3-66, 4-70, 5-91, 6-91, 7-115, 8-115
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols15   3502--
R Smith2   141--
Stephenson2   070--
TPB Smith14.71413--
Taylor4   0281--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> GA Headley (1) passed 7500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 66





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